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Gloster 69


Malus domestica Borkh.

Raised in 1951 at the Fruit Research Station, Jork, Hamburg, Germany. Fruits have fine-textured, juicy, sweet flesh with a briskly pleasant flavour.

Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1968 - 067


Accession name
Gloster 69
Flowering time  ›››
12th May10% flowering
16th MayFull (80%) flowering
25th May90% petal fall
Picking time
mid october 1

1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register